New device may detect heart dysfunction in childhood cancer survivors -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

New device may detect heart dysfunction in childhood cancer survivors

07/05/2018

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The researchers compared Vivio with both echocardiography and CMR imaging in 191 patients who had been exposed to anthracycline chemotherapy. Participants were diagnosed with cancer before 22 years of age and had completed their treatment at least two years prior to the study.